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Farm Sustainability Assessment Committee

The Farm Sustainability Sustainability Committee will govern the development of Farm Sustainability Assessment 2.0 (FSA 2.0), launched in April 2014. 

Farm Sustainability Assessment Committee responsibilities:

  • Guide improvements, expansion and implementation of FSA 2.0;
  • Guide the external communication around FSA 2.0;
  • There is a strong link between this committee and the Farmer and Supplier Partnership committee.

A task group of the Committee will focus on benchmarking.

Farm Sustainability Assessment Benchmarking team responsibilities:

  • Guide the strategy around the benchmarking of schemes/standards/charters against FSA 2.0;
  • Decide which standards are considered equivalent to FSA 2.0, based on work from external consultants;
  • Guide the support of standards if they wish to move towards greater alignment with FSA 2.0,

Active Members: Agrana, Ahold, Barry-Callebaut, Cooperativa Agrária, Diageo, FirmenichMolkerei Ammerland, SAB Miller, Sodiaal, Unilever, Walter Rau

Affiliate Members: Grain Farmers Ontario